Potters Bar
in Hertfordshire of England, United Kingdom

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.694 and -0.178 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 41' 36" and W -0° 10' 42"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:17 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 8:12 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
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Explore Potters Bar

Potters Bar in Hertfordshire (England) with it's 22,639 inhabitants is located in United Kingdom about 13 mi (or 21 km) north of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Potters Bar is now 10:17 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Potters Bar, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is RAF Northolt in a distance of 14 mi (or 23 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South-East. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hendon, Enfield Town, Wood Green, Hertford and Camden Town. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

West Lodge Park A Beales Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
West Lodge Park, Cockfosters Road
EN4 0PY Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Royal Chace

Address
3,4 mi
The Ridgeway 162
EN2 8AR London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 23:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Beales Hatfield A Beales Hotel

Address
5,5 mi
Comet Way
AL10 9NG Hatfield
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bay Tree House B&B

Address
5,5 mi
59 Brookdale
N11 1BS London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Savoro Restaurant with Rooms

Address
2,7 mi
206 High Street
EN5 5SZ Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JCT.23 Holiday Inn LONDON-ELSTREE M25

Address
4,0 mi
Barnett Bypass
WD6 5PU LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Lodge Drive Serviced Apartments

Address
6,1 mi
Lodge Drive 4-8
N13 5LB London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 9:30 - 17:30
Weekend: closed


Crompton House Serviced Apartments

Address
3,0 mi
High Street 17
EN5 5UJ Barnet
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 15:00 - 20:00
Weekend: closed


TRAVELODGE LONDON WHETSTONE

Address
4,3 mi
1446 HIGH ROAD WHETSTONE
N20 9BS LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Glenlyn

Address
5,3 mi
Woodside Park Road 6
N12 8RP London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 56 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 1002.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 25th of April 2019

15°C (59 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)
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Videos from this area

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Potters Bar Bus Garage Open Day 2013

Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 38:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: WorldOfTransit

Scenes from the open day at the Potters Bar Bus Garage open day. Features classic Routemasters, RT's and the new LT 'Borismaster'.


Potters Bar Baptist Church does the Our Church Rocks Challenge

Published: November 24, 2014
Length: 07:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Church Rocks

Potters Bar Baptist Church does the Our Church Rocks Challenge. They have nominated Christ Church Little Heath, Cowplain Evangelical Church and Park Road Baptist Church Peterborough to do it...


Tornado Class A1 Pacific at Potters Bar

Published: February 08, 2009
Length: 11:31 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: GordonGoVu

Tornado Class A1 Pacific at Potters Bar 7th February 2009.


Snow in Potters Bar, 18/12/2010

Published: December 19, 2010
Length: 34:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nick Williams

View of the Hatfield Road from our bedroom.


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Published: July 28, 2012
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Potters Bar U18s Banter

Published: October 17, 2012
Length: 16:56 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: MrJimbobharris

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POTTERS BAR LIFE INTRO 0003

Published: July 24, 2010
Length: 36:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: pottersbarlife


Sunday PM - Live from Jerusalem 29/03/2015

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 34:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Potters Bar Baptist Church

Sunday PM service at Potters Bar Baptist Church lead by Paul Lee looking at the Palm Sunday story from the eyes of a reporter.


Immeasurably more powerful than you could ask or imagine

Published: February 08, 2015
Length: 40:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Potters Bar Baptist Church

Sunday AM at Potters Bar Baptist Church, Hertfordshire UK. Thinking about how God is immeasurably more powerful than you could ask or imagine. Lead by Paul L...


Induction of Joel Mercer

Published: September 23, 2012
Length: 08:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Potters Bar Baptist Church

Induction service of our new minister Joel Mercer on Sunday 16th September 2012 at Potters Bar Baptist Church.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Battle of Barnet

The Battle of Barnet was a decisive engagement in the Wars of the Roses, a dynastic conflict of 15th-century England. The military action, along with the subsequent Battle of Tewkesbury, secured the throne for Edward IV. On 14 April 1471 near Barnet, then a small town north of London, Edward led the House of York in a fight against the House of Lancaster, which backed Henry VI for the throne.

Located at 51.6622, -0.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1471 in England, Battles of the Wars of the Roses, History of Barnet, Military history of London, Registered historic battlefields in England, Conflicts in 1471

Northern line

The Northern line is a London Underground line, coloured black on the Tube map. For most of its length it is a deep-level tube line. It carries about 252,310,000 passengers per year, making it the second busiest line on the Underground. It is unique in having two different routes through central London - the Charing Cross branch, serving the central part of zone 1, and the Bank branch, serving the eastern part of that zone.

Located at 51.6506, -0.194167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
London Underground lines, Railway lines opened in 1890, Transport in Barnet, Transport in Haringey, Transport in Islington, Transport in Camden, Transport in Westminster, Transport in the City of London, Transport in Southwark, Transport in Lambeth, Transport in Wandsworth, Transport in Merton, Tunnels underneath the River Thames, Standard gauge railways in London

Piccadilly line

The Piccadilly line is a line of the London Underground, coloured dark blue on the Tube map. It is the fourth busiest line on the Underground network on the basis of the number of passengers transported per year with 210,000,000. It is mainly a deep-level line, running from the north to the west of London via Zone 1, with a number of surface sections, mostly in its westernmost parts. Of the 53 stations served, 25 are underground.

Located at 51.6517, -0.148889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airport rail links in London, London Heathrow Airport, London Underground lines, Railway lines opened in 1906, Transport in Brent, Transport in Camden, Transport in Ealing, Transport in Enfield, Transport in Hackney, Transport in Hammersmith and Fulham, Transport in Haringey, Transport in Harrow, Transport in Hillingdon, Transport in Hounslow, Transport in Islington, Transport in Kensington and Chelsea, Transport in Westminster, Standard gauge railways in London

Potters Bar rail accidents

There have been at least three railway accidents in Potters Bar, a town in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, just north of Greater London. One occurred in 1898, one in 1946 and the last in 2002.

Located at 51.697, -0.194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway accidents in England, Rail transport in Hertfordshire, History of Hertfordshire, Railway accidents in 1898, Railway accidents in 1946, Railway accidents in 2002, Disasters in Hertfordshire, 2002 in England, 1946 in England, Potters Bar

Brookmans Park transmitting station

The Brookmans Park transmitting station is a facility for medium wave broadcasting north of London. The station was built by the BBC as the first of a network of regional dual ("twin wave" was the term then used) transmitter stations, replacing the city based ones used previously, and this was to cover the Home Counties, London and South East. The first station, on 842 kHz, 50 kW, went into service in on October 21 1929, the second on 1148 kHz, initially 30 kW, followed on 9 March 1930.

Located at 51.7289, -0.1775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transmitter sites in England, London infrastructure, Media in Hertfordshire

Potters Bar Urban District

South Mimms Rural District (1894–1934) and Potters Bar Urban District (1934–1974) were local government districts occupying the area around the town of Potters Bar, England. The change from a rural district to an urban district occurred in 1934; with the new district retaining the same boundaries. The urban district was transferred from Middlesex to Hertfordshire in 1965.

Located at 51.6833, -0.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Hertfordshire, Local government in Hertfordshire, Districts of England created by the Local Government Act 1894, Districts of England abolished by the Local Government Act 1972, History of local government in Middlesex, Urban districts of England, Potters Bar

Trent School Cockfosters

Trent School Cockfosters is a single-form, Church of England primary school serving the Cockfosters, New Barnet and Enfield towns in the northern suburbs of London, England. Although it is a voluntary aided school, it is part of the London Borough of Barnet school system. The school has a Reception class and provides education through to Year 6. The school is known for academic excellence and for its close links with Christ Church Cockfosters.

Located at 51.6507, -0.1528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Barnet, Church of England schools

Northaw

Northaw is a village in the Welwyn Hatfield district of Hertfordshire, England. It is part of the civil parish of Northaw and Cuffley, which was originally known as Northaw. The parish had a population of 5,190 according to the 2001 census, most of whom live in Cuffley. It formed part of the Metropolitan Police District until 2000. The village has a population of around 450 people. Its most famous resident is former cabinet minister Cecil Parkinson.

Located at 51.7, -0.15 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Hertfordshire

Wrotham Park, Hertfordshire

Wrotham Park, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire is a neo-Palladian English country house, designed by Isaac Ware in 1754 for Admiral John Byng, the fourth son of Admiral Sir George Byng, which remains in the family at the heart of a 2,500 acres estate seventeen miles (27 km) from Hyde Park Corner. It is one of the largest private houses inside the M25 motorway. Its distinctive exterior has often been used as a filming location.

Located at 51.6772, -0.196667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Hertfordshire

Brookmans Park railway station

Brookmans Park railway station serves the village of Brookmans Park in Hertfordshire, England. The station is located 14 miles 37 chains north of London Kings Cross on the East Coast Main Line, on the stretch between Finsbury Park and Hatfield.

Located at 51.721, -0.205 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Hertfordshire, Former London and North Eastern Railway stations, Railway stations opened in 1926, Railway stations served by First Capital Connect, DfT Category E stations

Bell Bar

Bell Bar is a hamlet located in North Mymms, Hertfordshire, England. Thought to be named after the ancient Bell Inn which stood nearby, Bell Bar (often spelt as "Bell Barr" on old maps) was a cluster of dwellings around this coaching inn on the Great North Road (United Kingdom) which used to pass through Bell Bar along what is now called Bell Lane.

Located at 51.73, -0.186944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hamlets in Hertfordshire

Spires Shopping Centre

The Spires Shopping Centre (also referred to as Barnet Spires) is a shopping centre in Barnet, north London, England. It is located in the centre of the town, on the High Street. The Spires gained its name by incorporating the two spires of the Methodist church that had formerly stood on the site into the street-front facade of the shopping centre. It has many hallmarks of a smaller suburban shopping centre, and receives around 70,000 visitors per week.

Located at 51.6555, -0.2031 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Barnet, Shopping centres in London, Visitor attractions in Barnet

M16 motorway

The M16 motorway was the designation planned in the late 1960s and early 1970s for use on Ringway 3, a new motorway planned as part of the London Ringways Plan to run a circular route around London. Construction of the first section of the M16 began in 1973 between South Mimms and Potters Bar in Hertfordshire and opened in September 1975 with the temporary general purpose road designation A1178.

Located at 51.6861, -0.20119 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorways in England, London Ringways

The Abbey Arts Centre

The Abbey Arts Centre is located at 89 Park Road, New Barnet, Hertfordshire EN4 9QX, England. It was originally owned by William Ohly, an art dealer who ran the Berkeley Galleries in Davies Street, London. The Abbey attracted many expatriate Australian artists to its doors during the post war years 1947 - 1951. It became an early base of operations for artists, trying to gain a foothold in London's contemporary art industry.

Located at 51.6508, -0.1611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Barnet

Barnet Museum

Barnet Museum is in the London Borough of Barnet. It has displays on topics including the Battle of Barnet, Barnet Fair and Market. It is a centre for local and family research and its archives, library and reference collection are available for use by members of the public.

Located at 51.6544, -0.20312 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums established in 1938, Museums in Barnet, Local museums in London, Fashion museums in the United Kingdom, 1938 establishments in England

Primary schools in Hertsmere

This page provides brief details of primary schools in the borough of Hertsmere in Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. All the state-funded primary schools in Hertsmere are co-educational. There are two Jewish schools, three Roman Catholic schools and three Church of England schools in the district, all of which are voluntary aided schools with the exception of St John's (Radlett) which is a voluntary controlled school.

Located at 51.689, -0.1889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Hertsmere, Primary schools in Hertfordshire

Lochinver House School

Lochinver House School is a preparatory independent school for boys aged between 4 and 13 located in the town of Potters Bar, in Hertfordshire in England.

Located at 51.706, -0.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1947, Independent schools in Hertfordshire, Preparatory schools in Hertfordshire, Potters Bar

Barnet Market

Barnet Market is a weekly market held in Barnet, which was first established on 23 August 1199 when King John issued a Charter for a Market at Barnet to the Lord of the Manor, the Abbot of St. Albans, John de Cella. This charter is one of the oldest recorded for a market. On 6 February 1588 a new Barnet Market Charter was issued by Queen Elizabeth I to the then Lord of the Manor, Charles Butler, which also allowed the holding of the Barnet Horse Fair.

Located at 51.6563, -0.2029 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Barnet, Retail markets in London, Visitor attractions in Barnet, 1199 establishments in England

Hadley Green

Hadley Green is a 10 hectare Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation in Monken Hadley in the London Borough of Barnet. It is an area of acid grassland interspersed with trees, and has several ponds. The acid grassland, ditches and ponds have several regionally rare species of plants, and the invertebrate fauna include eleven species of dragonflies and damselflies. The reserve straddles the Great North Road between Hadley Green Road and Fold Lane.

Located at 51.661, -0.199 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet

King George's Fields (Monken Hadley)

King George's Fields is a 28 hectare Site of Borough Importance for Nature Conservation, Grade II, in Monken Hadley in the London Borough of Barnet. The site consists of a patchwork of fields, intersected by overgrown hedgerows, narrow strips of woodland and small streams. There are a number of magnificent old oaks, and breeding birds include sparrowhawk, stock dove, bullfinch, willow warbler and chaffinch. There are also a number of common butterflies and the uncommon chimney sweeper moth.

Located at 51.6565, -0.195 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet, King George's Fields

Monken Hadley Common

Monken Hadley Common is a Site of Borough Importance for Nature Conservation, Grade I, in Monken Hadley in the London Borough of Barnet. It is registered common land, and it is owned by the Trustees of Monken Hadley Common. It is a large area of about 72 hectares between Monken Hadley and Cockfosters. The Common is 1.5 miles long and wedge shaped, half a mile wide at the Monken Hadley end tapering to a point at the Cockfosters end.

Located at 51.6598, -0.1775 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet, Parks and open spaces in Barnet, Common land in London

Old Court House Recreation Ground

Old Court House Recreation Ground is a public park in High Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is one of the borough's Premier Parks and received a Green Flag Award for 2009-2010. The park has six free tennis courts, a bowling green with a pavilion, a children's playground, a café and a car park (off Manor Close). It has formal gardens, grassed areas, rockeries, and a tree trail.

Located at 51.6517, -0.2028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Victoria Recreation Ground, Barnet

Victoria Recreation Ground is a public park in New Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is one of Barnet's 'Premier Parks. It is mainly grassed with a children's playground, football pitches, tennis and basketball courts, a bowling green and a car park. There are flower beds which are the remains of a formal flower garden.

Located at 51.6527, -0.1703 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Tudor Sports Ground

Tudor Sports Ground is a public park between Clifford Road and the East Coast Main Railway Line in New Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is one of Barnet's 'Premier Parks'. The park is a large grassed area with scattered mature trees. The site is mainly devoted to a nine hole 'pitch and pay' golf course, and it also has a cricket pitch, a tennis court, a basketball shooting area, children's playgrounds and a car park.

Located at 51.6569, -0.1769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Barnet

Barnet Countryside Centre

Barnet Countryside Centre is a 3.3 hectare Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation in High Barnet in the London Borough of Barnet. It is run by the Friends of Barnet Countryside Centre as a nature reserve and to provide environmental education for schools. The site has areas of native woodland which support a wide variety of birds. Several small ponds have frogs, newts and the ruddy darter dragonfly.

Located at 51.658, -0.216 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nature reserves in Barnet

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Potters Bar